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Table 1 Participant characteristics

From: Being tested but not educated – a qualitative focus group study exploring patients’ perceptions of diabetic dietary advice

Participant Gender Age-ranges (years) Diabetes duration (years) Type of treatment
P1G1 Male 60–69 7 Diet only
P2G1 Female 60–69 3 Diet only
P3G1 Female 80–89 20 Insulin
P4G1 Female 50–59 1 ½ Diet only
P5G1 Female 50–59 3 Oral treatment
P6G1 Female 60–69 2 ½ Diet only
P7G1 Female 80–89 5 Diet only
P8G1 Female 70–79 2 Diet only
P1G2 Female 70–79 4 Diet only
P2G2 Female 70–79 6 Diet only
P3G2 Male 60–69 12 Insulin
P4G2 Male 70–79 6 Oral treatment
P5G2 Female 80–89 2 Oral treatment
P6G2 Female 80–89 10 Oral treatment
P7G2 Male 70–79 26 Insulin
P1G3 Male 70–79 15 Oral treatment
P2G3 Male 70–79 6 Oral treatment
P3G3 Male 40–49 10 Oral treatment
P4G3 Male 70–79 Newly diagnosed Diet only
P5G3 Male 80–89 10 Oral treatment